Property developers are knocking Perth homes down and subdividing blocks at an increasing rate.
A New South Wales mayor says changes to short-term holiday letting legislation across New South Wales will wreak havoc for tenants and only amplify the current …
Research endorsing past limits on investor and interest-only loans will give regulators new evidence to consider.
Fair Trading inspectors are out in force in NSW to ensure agents are complying with legislation in place to protect consumers.
The federal government says the states and territories must take responsibility for Australia’s housing affordability crisis.
Some analysts are warning that Australia's multi-decade property boom may be about to end, but most agree that will not happen this year.
Financial regulators are closely monitoring the recent jump in house prices and are ready to clamp down on property lending if banks take on too much risk.
Analysts had warned that the banking royal commission could make it harder for would-be homebuyers to get a loan.
Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has predicted lending from the banks into the housing market will pick-up after an easing of regulations across the sector just as new…
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Home values in Australia's most in-demand country towns are surging strongly as the COVID-led exodus from capital cities continues, with the nation’s top five growth areas for regional migration located within a three-hour drive of Melbourne.
Just because June 30 has been and gone, property investors don’t need to wait another financial year to get a tax depreciation schedule - even if a schedule is ordered after the end of a financial year, depreciation can still be back-claimed.
Melbourne investors are being urged to look at returning to CBD apartments with the Victorian capital recently acquiring the unique status of having outer suburban units outpricing their inner city counterparts.
Legal experts say Victoria is socialising the pandemic and pushing its burdens onto business, with a new round of support for commercial tenants disproportionately relying on property investors and landlords to carry the financial costs of the state's latest lockdown.
In the national landscape, property investors should not overlook the potential Western Australia offers as the state's economy continues to grow strongly and a long-awaited property market recovery gathers momentum.
A new guide has been launched promising Melbourne apartment buyers peace of mind, after a survey of more than 1,000-apartment owners in Victoria showed a majority were living in buildings with defects.
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